RPC X, — (unassigned; ID 61967)

 

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Coin type
Volume X
Number — (unassigned; ID 61967)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Valerian and Gallienus
Person (obv.) Valerian (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ ΛΙΚΙ ΟΥΑΛΕΡΙΑΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Valerian, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription ΚΥΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ ΝΕΩΚΟΡΩΝ
Reverse design Ares standing right, holding long spear and resting hand on shield
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 6
Specimens 4 (2 in the core collections)
Note Die-linked to coins of Sostratos. The figure on the reverse seems male, hence Ares.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    P: 536 SNG 857
    NY: 1944.100.42873
    Bucephalus 6, 12 June 2022, lot 579 = Bucephalus Numismatic Gold 7, 30 Sept. - 1 Oct. 2022, lot 714
    ✸ Leu 5, 27 Oct. 2019, lot 259